Contact and opening hours

Institute Hours of Operation

Monday–Thursday: 10 am–6:30 pm
Friday: 10 am–3:30 pm

Language Course Office Hours

Mondays - Thursdays: 10am - 6:30pm
Fridays: 10am - 3pm
And by appointment

We are closed for the following holidays:

Winter Holiday Break:
Monday, December 18, 2017- incl. Monday, January 1, 2018
Language classes will be taking place partially as specifically scheduled!

Martin Luther King Jr. Day:
Monday, January 15, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Washington's Birthday:
Monday, February 19, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Easter:
Friday, March 30, 2018-incl. Monday, April 2, 2018
Language classes will take place!

Whit Monday:
Monday, May 21, 2018
Language classes will take place!

Memorial Day:
Monday, May 28, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Independence Day:
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Summer Holiday Break:
Monday, July 30, 2018-incl. Sunday, August 12, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Labor Day:
Monday, September 3, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Columbus Day:
Monday, October 8, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Veteran's Day:
Friday, November 12, 2018
Language classes will take place!

Thanksgiving:
Thursday, November 22, 2018- incl. Sunday, November 25, 2018
Language classes will not take place!

Winter Holiday Break:
Monday, December 17, 2018- incl. Monday, January 1, 2019
Language classes will not take place!

Directions



The Goethe-Institut is located at 1990 K St. NW, Suite 03 (entrance off 20th St.) Located between Farragut Square and Washington Circle just off K St. NW in downtown DC, we are easy to reach with public transportation.

Metrorail:
Take the Red line to Farragut North or the Blue, Orange or Silver line to Farragut West or Foggy Bottom. We are located just three blocks from these stops.

Metrobus: 
Numerous lines stop within a block or so of the Goethe-Institut.

Circulator Bus:
Georgetown-Union Station line

Bikes:
Bicycle racks are located on 20th Street just north and south of the entrance to the Goethe-Institut.

Parking:
Parking is available for hire in numerous nearby parking garages. The closest is Atlantic, underneath the Goethe-Institut and accessible from the south side of K Street between 19th and 20th streets. On-street parking is limited, although easier in the evening hours; please read the street signs carefully as enforcement is strict.